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August 10, 2013

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Winter is a Homeland Security major at EKU.

To achieve dean’s list honors at Eastern, students attempting 14 or more credit hours must earn a 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0. Students attempting 13 credit hours must earn a 3.65 GPA, and students attempting 12 credit hours must earn a 3.75 GPA.

Avon woman graduates from IUK

Bridget Airia Idahosa of Avon was among the 369 Indiana University Kokomo students who earned degrees in December 2012 and May 2013.

The graduates represent 26 Indiana counties and four states. Idahosa received a bachelor of science degree in nursing.

Plainfield man on dean’s list

Sean M. Williams of Plainfield, son of Daniel and Joan Williams, was recently named to the Wittenberg University dean’s list for the spring semester.

In order to be named to the WU dean’s list, Williams was required to maintain a 3.5 or higher grade point average for the semester.

Local man graduates from Marquette

Kevin Kroeger of Indianapolis graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis.

Kroeger earned a bachelor of science degree in business economics.

He was one of nearly 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students who participated in the spring graduation ceremony at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee.

Two locals graduate from Manchester

Jessica L. Stafford of Avon and Dylan P. Alltop of Clayton recently graduated from Manchester University in North Manchester.

Stafford graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in psychology and a minor in gerontology and business. She is a Poway High School alum.

Alltop earned a bachelor of science degree in management with a minor in finance economics. He is a Cascade High School alum.

Both were honored at a ceremony earlier this year.

Plainfield woman graduates from Utica

Laura A. Hill of Plainfield recently graduated from Utica College in Utica, N.Y.

She received a bachelor of arts degree in economic crime and fraud management.

AHS alum makes Franklin list

Melissa Eades, a 2013 graduate of Franklin College, was named to the president’s list for the spring semester.

In order to be named to the president’s list, Franklin students must have a perfect 4.0 grade point average.

Eades majored in elementary education with a middle school science endorsement and is a 2009 graduate of Avon High School.

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  • Local students make freshman honor rolls Officials at University of Wyoming have announced the Spring Semester Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls. The honor rolls consist of regularly enrolled undergraduates above freshman standing who earned a 3.4 or better grade point average, and fre

    July 14, 2014

  • Mill Creek East honor roll Officials at Mill Creek East Elementary School have announced the names of students who made honor roll for the fourth nine weeks.Making the cut were:Fifth grade, all As — Halle Cansdale, Laney Collier, Dane DuBois, Isabella Eaton, Gage Franklin, Car

    July 14, 2014

  • Brownsburg student receives $1,000 Kohl's scholarship The Kohl’s Department Stores’ (NYSE: KSS) Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program honors nearly 200 volunteers with $1,000 scholarships toward higher education. Three youths from the Indianapolis-area were chosen from more than 37,000 nominees nationwide fo

    July 14, 2014

  • Danville library offers beginner genealogy The Danville Public Library’s genealogy experts are offering a Genealogy for Beginners class for students in grades six to 12 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. July 23.The program is for students going into or leaving grades six through 12 who want to learn more a

    July 14, 2014

  • Bondy graduates from Indiana St. Cynthia Bondy of North Salem graduated Summa Cum Laude from Indiana State University in May.She plans to begin her teaching career at Pittsboro Primary School in August.

    July 14, 2014

  • Avon resident makes Hope list Miriam Thomas, daughter of Ravi Thomas and Kavitha Gunaseelan of Avon, has been named to the dean’s list for the spring semester of the 2013-14 school year at Hope College, Michigan.To be named to the dean’s list, students must have a minimum 3.5 gra

    July 14, 2014

  • Brownsburg resident joins honor society Brownsburg resident Marie Hughes, daughter of Lori and Gary Hughes, has recently become a member of Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society at Indiana University.Phi Sigma Theta is a national honor society dedicated to recognizing and rewarding academ

    July 14, 2014

  • Area students graduate Several area students recently graduated from Anderson University.Among them were Alannah J. Bartee, Lauren N. Fiscus, Lindsey Erin Hill, Emily Caroline Miser, Jamie Lynn Saunders, Casey Catherine Thomas and Margaret Ellen Torbeck, all of Avon; Karr

    July 14, 2014

  • Area students make Illinois honor lists Lincoln Trail College in Robinson, Ill., has released its academic honor lists for the spring 2014 semester. Three lists have been established by Illinois Eastern Community Colleges to indicate students who have achieved academic excellence. They are

    July 14, 2014

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